Kenya Power Explains Power Outage In Several Parts Of The Country

Kenya Power lines. [PHOTO/ COURTESY]

Several Parts of the country this evening were struck by a power outage.

Among the most affected parts include Nairobi, Coast, Rift Valley, Lower Eastern, Western Kenya and South Nyanza.

In a statement, Kenya Power said the blackout was caused  by a technical hitch that has affected two major power supply lines.

“We would like to apologise to our customers for the inconvenience caused and reassure them that our technical team is currently working to identify the root cause and restore power to the affected areas,” the company said in a brief statement.

The company has promised to give an update on the restoration progress.

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Written by Francis Muli

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